Level 3 Communication English - Keeping it Real (COM303)

COM303
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: C. Free

In Communication English you will learn how to communicate effectively with a wide range of people in different situations. You will develop confidence as you learn the communication skills that employers look for in school leavers and job seekers.  The ability to be able to communicate effectively with employers and workmates will create opportunities for employment success.  

All units of work are internally assessed and contribute credits towards NCEA Level 3.

Communication English is not an approved subject for University Entrance.


Course Overview

Term 1
Communication process - Learn how to communicate effectively with others.

Term 2
Understand and master the dynamics of communicating within a team.

Term 3
Learn how to communicate with people from other cultures.

Term 4
Learn how to effectively interview and write reports.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Ringbinder and A4 Refill paper.


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry.  A positive attitude and the desire to achieve are essential.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 1296 v7 Interview in informal situations
3
I
3
U.S. 1304 v9 Communicate with people from other cultures
3
I
2
U.S. 1307 v8 Speak to a known audience in a predictable situation
3
I
3
U.S. 3491 v7 Write a report
3
I
4
U.S. 9681 v7 Contribute within a team or group which has an objective
3
I
3
U.S. 9694 v8 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of communication process theory
3
I
4
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.